Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Magee LA, Smith GN et. al.
May 17th, 2022 - This guideline was developed by maternity care providers from obstetrics and internal medicine. It reviews the diagnosis, evaluation, and management of the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy (HDPs), the prediction and prevention of preeclampsia, and the postpartum care of women with a previous HDP. Pregnant women. Implementation of the recommendations in these guidelines may reduce the inciden...
Practical Radiation Oncology; Gondi V, Bauman G et. al.
May 10th, 2022 - This guideline provides updated evidence-based recommendations addressing recent developments in the management of patients with brain metastases, including advanced radiation therapy techniques such as stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and hippocampal avoidance whole brain radiation therapy and the emergence of systemic therapies with central nervous system activity. The American Society for Rad...
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.
Apr 27th, 2022 - Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality in the US, accounting for more than 1 in 4 deaths. Each year, an estimated 605 000 people in the US have a first myocardial infarction and an estimated 610 000 experience a first stroke. To update its 2016 recommendation, the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) commissioned a systematic review on the effectiveness of aspirin ...
Annals of Laboratory Medicine; Roh KH, Hong KH et. al.
Apr 27th, 2022 - With the rapid spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the need for rapid testing and diagnosis and consequently, the demand for mobile laboratories have increased. Despite this need, there are no clear guidelines for the operation, maintenance, or quality control of mobile laboratories. We provide guidelines for the operation, management, and quality control of mobile laboratories, and s...
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Jou... Graves LE, Robert M et. al.
Apr 12th, 2022 - To provide health care providers with the best evidence on cannabis use and women's health. Areas of focus include screening, dependence, and withdrawal; communication and documentation; pregnancy (including maternal and fetal outcomes); maternal pain control; postpartum care (including second-hand smoking and parenting); and breastfeeding. The target population includes women who are planning ...
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Weng MK, Doshani M et. al.
Apr 1st, 2022 - Hepatitis B (HepB) vaccines have demonstrated safety, immunogenicity, and efficacy during the past 4 decades (1,2). However, vaccination coverage among adults has been suboptimal, limiting further reduction in hepatitis B virus (HBV) infections in the United States. This Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) recommendation expands the indicated age range for universal HepB vaccina...
Neurology Turan TN, Zaidat OO et. al.
Mar 23rd, 2022 - To review treatments for reducing the risk of recurrent stroke or death in patients with symptomatic intracranial atherosclerotic arterial stenosis (sICAS). The development of this practice advisory followed the process outlined in the American Academy of Neurology Clinical Practice Guideline Process Manual, 2011 Edition, as amended. The systematic review included studies through November 2020....
Clinical Nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland); Volkert D, Beck AM et. al.
Mar 21st, 2022 - Malnutrition and dehydration are widespread in older people, and obesity is an increasing problem. In clinical practice, it is often unclear which strategies are suitable and effective in counteracting these key health threats. To provide evidence-based recommendations for clinical nutrition and hydration in older persons in order to prevent and/or treat malnutrition and dehydration. Further, t...
Journal of Hepatology; ,
Mar 19th, 2022 - The prevention and management of bleeding and thrombosis in patients with cirrhosis poses several difficult clinical questions. These Clinical Practice Guidelines have been developed to provide practical guidance on debated topics, including current views on haemostasis in liver disease, controversy regarding the need to correct thrombocytopenia and abnormalities in the coagulation system in pa...
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.
Mar 16th, 2022 - Eating disorders (eg, binge eating disorder, bulimia nervosa, and anorexia nervosa) are a group of psychiatric conditions defined as a disturbance in eating or eating-related behaviors that impair physical or psychosocial functioning. According to large US cohort studies, estimated lifetime prevalences for anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder in adult women are 1.42%, 0....
Annals of Laboratory Medicine; Hong KH, Kim GJ et. al.
Feb 19th, 2022 - Korean Society for Laboratory Medicine and the Korea Disease Prevention and Control Agency have announced guidelines for diagnosing coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in clinical laboratories in Korea. With the ongoing pandemic, we propose an update of the previous guidelines based on new scientific data. This update includes recommendations for tests that were not included in the previous guidelin...
European Radiology; Roditi G, Khan N et. al.
Feb 18th, 2022 - Guidelines for management and prevention of contrast media extravasation have not been updated recently. In view of emerging research and changing working practices, this review aims to inform update on the current guidelines. In this paper, we review the literature pertaining to the pathophysiology, diagnosis, risk factors and treatments of contrast media extravasation. A suggested protocol an...
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Harpaz R, Ortega-Sanchez IR et. al.
Jun 6th, 2008 - These recommendations represent the first statement by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) on the use of a live attenuated vaccine for the prevention of herpes zoster (zoster) (i.e., shingles) and its sequelae, which was licensed by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on May 25, 2006. This report summarizes the epidemiology of zoster and its sequelae, describes the z...
Resuscitation Nolan JP, Sandroni C et. al.
Feb 9th, 2022 - The aim of these guidelines is to provide evidence‑based guidance for temperature control in adults who are comatose after resuscitation from either in-hospital or out-of-hospital cardiac arrest, regardless of the underlying cardiac rhythm. These guidelines replace the recommendations on temperature management after cardiac arrest included in the 2021 post-resuscitation care guidelines co-issue...
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine : a Journal of the Socie... Smith HAB, Besunder JB et. al.
Feb 5th, 2022 - A guideline that both evaluates current practice and provides recommendations to address sedation, pain, and delirium management with regard for neuromuscular blockade and withdrawal is not currently available. To develop comprehensive clinical practice guidelines for critically ill infants and children, with specific attention to seven domains of care including pain, sedation/agitation, iatrog...
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; MacGillivray TE, Gleason TG et. al.
Jan 30th, 2022 - The Society of Thoracic Surgeons/American Association for Thoracic Surgery clinical practice guidelines on the management of type B aortic dissection.|2022|MacGillivray TE,Gleason TG,Patel HJ,Aldea GS,Bavaria JE,|classification,surgery,surgery,standards,prevention & control,blood supply,prevention & control,standards,
Diabetic Medicine : a Journal of the British Diabetic Ass... Karalliedde J, Winocour P et. al.
Jan 27th, 2022 - A significant percentage of people with diabetes develop chronic kidney disease and diabetes is also a leading cause of end-stage kidney disease (ESKD). The term diabetic kidney disease (DKD) includes both diabetic nephropathy (DN) and diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease (DM CKD). DKD is associated with high morbidity and mortality, which are predominantly related to cardiovascular dis...
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.
Jan 26th, 2022 - Atrial fibrillation (AF) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia. The prevalence of AF increases with age, from less than 0.2% in adults younger than 55 years to about 10% in those 85 years or older, with a higher prevalence in men than in women. It is uncertain whether the prevalence of AF differs by race and ethnicity. Atrial fibrillation is a major risk factor for ischemic stroke and is associ...
International Dental Journal;
Jan 26th, 2022 - Infection Prevention and Control in Dental Practice: Revised version adopted by the General Assembly 27-29 September 2021, Sydney, AustraliaRevised version adopted by the General Assembly: September 2019, San Francisco, United States of AmericaOriginal version adopted by the General Assembly: September 2009, Singapore, Singapore.|2022||
Pregnancy Hypertension; Magee LA, Brown MA et. al.
Jan 24th, 2022 - All units managing hypertensive pregnant women should maintain and review uniform departmental management protocols and conduct regular audits of maternal & fetal outcomes. The cause(s) of pre-eclampsia and the optimal clinical management of the hypertensive disorders of pregnancy remain uncertain; therefore, we recommend that every hypertensive pregnant woman be offered an opportunity to parti...